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3.5
238 Ratings

The Cyclist

Bicycleran

Directed by Mohsen Makhmalbaf
Iran, 1987
Drama

Synopsis

Nasim, an Afghan refugee in Iran, needs money for the treatment of his ailing wife. In a mad gamble, he places a wager against the townfolk that he and his son will pedal a bicycle non-stop for one week.

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The Cyclist Directed by Mohsen Makhmalbaf

Awards & Festivals

Hawaii International Film Festival

1991 | Winner: Best Narrative (East-West Center Award)

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